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Confused with bonus depreciation, and recapture amount if sold the following year

David Matyas
Title: Manager
Company: SpecOp
(Manager at SpecOp)
I am a bit confused in regards to recapturing when using the bonus depreciation: If someone purchases a $60k SUV (greater than 6K pounds) and use it 100% for work. Then in 2018, they ca...
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990 Former Directors

Kathleen Reardon
Title: Controller
Company: South Shore YMCA
(Controller at South Shore YMCA)
we have always reported former Directors from prior years on our 990 even though they are not paid. am I correct in determining they do NOT need to be reported as that have not been pai...
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Sales Tax Exemption for Services in Florida

Zack Siegel
Title: Owner
Company: Bullish Advertising
(Owner at Bullish Advertising)
I am sending out invoices to clients for marketing services. For this alone, it is sales tax exempt in Florida, but if it contains the sale of a product it does not. If we are deliverin...
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My company is a 501(c)3 and are exempt for local property tax. Are we also exempt from leasing equipment property tax?

Debbie Longoria
Title: Accounts Payable Coordinator
Company: Blue River Services, Inc.
(Accounts Payable Coordinator at Blue River Services, Inc.)
We are leasing a postage meter and are now receiving a property tax invoice.
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Section 179 deduction

Hello, I am unclear on how to handle tax accounting and journal entries under the following scenario. The company ordered a business computer from a retailer in December 2017 and rec...
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report primary home sale as ordinary income, not capital gain - possible?

is it possible not to have to calculate basis for a primary residence sale? acct thinks that all such sales must, without exception, calculate basis and report any non-excluded capit...
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How is an exercise equipment package taxed for employees as well as the company?

(Director, Payroll)
There will be a contest where there is a prize of exercise equipment and package for membership etc. The total value is $3500 per package and 6 will be given away. How is something like...
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Should I be charging sales tax?

Hello, I have a cleaning company, I work for several real estate agents as a sub-contractor, they send a 1099 for the amount of money that they've paid me throughout the year. I have...
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How is Wyoming for registering an LLC?

Sohaib Khan
Title: Business Solutions Consultant | ERP, CRM..
Company: Independent
(Business Solutions Consultant | ERP, CRM.. at Independent)
I'm planning on registering an LLC in Wyoming. I don't live in the US neither I have ever visited. I'm actually a Pakistani and live in Karachi. I came across some consultants they offe...
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S-Corp election

Hello, I filed for late election relief under rev. Proc 2013-30. Stating that client intended for the LLC to be an S-Corp and is compliant with all taxes. However, IRS approved it for ...
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Can I defer taxes this way?

(Director of Finance and Accounting)
Hello everyone, I was just recently hired at a real estate development company to clean up their accounting. They have had a bad history with the accounting and finance department an...
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Form 2210 & Subchapter S Income

Luca Pacioli Jr.
Title: Owner
Company: Manufacturing
(Owner at Manufacturing)
My S corporation is a manufacturer. I am the only stock holder. Yearly sales $500k. My salary $70k per year (all taxes are withheld). A bonus paid at the end of the year $63K (al...
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Basics on VAT

Srikanth lakshminarayanan

I would like to have basic knowledge on VAT which is going to be implemented in UAE.

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Extinguishment of Employee Debt

(VP Finance)
A number of years ago, the company accepted a promissory note from an employee for purpose of acquiring 25,000 shares of its stock at $2 per share. The stock would be paid for with empl...
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Tax for employee options

We give employee stock options. Naturally at a given time, some of the options are vested, some are not. If company is sold for cash, how do we make sure: (1) vested portion (which we ...
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are vendor's rebates subject to tax ?

I buy merchandise from a reseller company for full price but i sell it at discounted price because they offer me a rebate from the discounted merchandise. I'm i supposed to pay tax on t...
4692 Views | 1 Answers/Comments

Property Tax treatment for temp stores

(Fixed Asset Accountant)
My company has begun setting up what they call "pop-up" stores to liquidate inventory. These sites use TTP such as shelving, stands, benches etc. Some of these pop-ups will be collecti...
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Property Tax treatment for temp stores

(Fixed Asset Accountant)
My company has begun setting up what they call "pop-up" stores to liquidate inventory. These sites use TTP such as shelving, stands, benches etc. Some of these pop-ups will be collecti...
4368 Views | 0 Answers/Comments

Help w IRA Rollover/Recharacterization

Hello. I'm in dire need of some advice. I made non deductible contributions to an IRA thinking I could easily convert it over to a ROTH IRA. So I did exactly that about 4 times last ye...
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Officer liquidates stock options - what form do i need to file?

Jae Lee
Title: Senior Accountant
Company: SURKUS
(Senior Accountant at SURKUS)
Hi, We have a formar officer who sold the stock options in 2017 so basically, we paid him 100k and he bought it for $500 back in 2015. What tax form do i need to use to file? I think...
1311 Views | 0 Answers/Comments

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